Contact Us800.325.4180Live Chat Free Shipping on all orders $89 or more! Ends August 31. Quick Order
WARNING: The web browser you're using may be outdated and insecure. Read more »

Westfield Seek-No-Further Apple

This item is out of stock.

Supplies are limited so make sure you don't miss out next time by having us automatically notify you when it becomes available again.

Description

Old-fashioned American apple with old English quality. Tree produces fruit with a red flush over yellow skin. Fruit is crisp and juicy with a rich, distinctive flavor, excellent for fresh-eating. Slight russeting is not uncommon. Antique variety, originates from Westfield, Massachusetts, circa 1700s. Cold-hardy. Ripens in October. Best pollinators: any Golden Delicious, Pink Lady®, or Starkspur® Arkansas Black.

Characteristics

Bloom Color White
Fruit Color Yellow
Fruit Size Medium
Pollination Pollinator Needed
Ripens/Harvest October
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Juicy And Sweet
Texture Crisp, Firm
Years to Bear 2 - 5
Zone Range 4 - 8

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 4 - 8
My Hardiness Zone ?
The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatability range of this variety before ordering.

Recommended Pollinators

This variety requires another one for adequate pollination.

Cross-pollination by a different variety is key to its growing and bearing success. Our experts recommend planting one of the following within 50' for optimum pollination.

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

Tags

We've 'tagged' this item with specific keywords that help you find other products that share features or characteristics with this one. Select a tag below to view all the items that have that particular trait.

Questions & Answers

Start typing your question and we'll check if it was already asked and answered. Learn More
Browse 3 questions Browse 3 questions and 14 answers
Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
awesome variety!
Stephen G on Mar 3, 2016
awesome variety!
Stephen G on Mar 3, 2016

Customer Reviews

5.0 / 5.0
3 Reviews
5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star
3
0
0
0
0
Super Strong Growth
I first read about this variety of Apple Tree in a book by Eric Sloane way back in 1975. The book was entitled "Noah Blake; Diary of Early American Boy". It was a story garnished from a leather bound journal Mr. Sloane found when he tore down a barn in North Western Connecticut back in the 1950's. I also knew that this variety was one of the heirloom trees that Miller's Nurseries had carried before it's merger with Starks so I bought one in honor of Noah Blake and Eric Sloane. Last year it doubled it's size. So far this year it has put on 12 more inches. All my tree and bush purchases from Starks get planted with a tree tube surrounding them. This protects from all kinds of danger both seen and unseen and then in the fall the trunks get wrapped in tree protectors, no sense letting mice and voles girdle your tree, which they will do if the snow lays on the ground 20 inches deep for weeks on end.
May 7, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Happy tree
So far so good! A happily growing young tree, healthy when arrived and timely delivery.
May 12, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Westfield SeekNoFurther Apple
I like the antique apples. I am familiar with the Westfield from my Grandfather's orchard as good eating apple as well as it being a good cooking apple.
July 12, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago